Fireworks Committee Promises Largest Show Ever


Big Bear Lake, CA, June 28, 2013 - Thousands of people line the shores of Big Bear Lake each year to view one of the largest and most elaborate fireworks displays put on in Southern California. This year, the annual July 4th celebration will add 10% more fireworks, including some pyrotechnics never before seen locally.  KBHR 93.3 FM will … [Read more...]

Strings Students to Play Public Reception at Gallery


Big Bear Lake, CA, June 26, 2013 - As the Village completes the first phase of improvements, the Arts Council of Big Bear Valley is looking forward to another Fourth Friday in The Gallery. On Friday, June 28th from 6:00 – 9:00 pm the public is invited to view the latest artwork while enjoying wine, hors-d’ oeuvres and live music by members of … [Read more...]

Tickets on Sale for Eagles Tribute Band


 Fawnskin, CA, June 24, 2013 - The Southern California Mountains Foundation is bringing the Music in the Mountains summer concert series back to the Big Bear Discovery Center Amphitheater with three concert dates: June 29, July 20 and August 31.  Now in its 9th season, the series is a fundraiser for restoration in the San Bernardino National … [Read more...]

This Weekend, Another Great Slate of Western Talent


Big Bear Lake, CA, June 19, 2013 - Cowboy poetry and music has been a part of western heritage for over 100 years, and this weekend, the 14th Annual Big Bear Cowboy Gathering will present the public with some of the country's top cowboy entertainers:  Sourdough Slim, Gary Robertson, The Open Range Trio and Nancy Lee. The Cave will host the … [Read more...]

The Cave hosts “Vivaldi to Viva la Vida”


Big Bear Lake, CA, June 18, 2013 - MountainTop Strings is a youth orchestra from the San Bernardino Mountains under the direction of cellist Sharon Rizzo, with talented students from Crestline to Baldwin Lake. The ensemble is about to embark on a performance tour of Italy and Austria, but before they go, they're offering a series of Bon Voyage … [Read more...]

Film Festival honors Tim Wood


Big Bear Lake, CA, May 29, 2013 - The Big Bear Lake International Film Festival is pleased to announce that Tim Wood will accept the 2013 Community Appreciation Award at this year’s festival, set for September 20 - 22. Tim’s long history with Big Bear began nearly 40 years ago, when he left his job as a journeyman printer at the Long Beach … [Read more...]

Open Sky Music Foundation offers school seminar


Erwin Lake, CA - May 19, 2013 - Songwriter, actor, raconteur Jake La Botz will present a Performance Workshop for students at Chautauqua High School on Monday, May 20, bringing a sample of strikingly original, acoustic folk blues to Big Bear Lake. The Open Sky Music Foundation, Inc. is presenting the event at no cost to the high … [Read more...]

So you think your kids can dance?

Big Bear Lake, CA, May 7, 2013 - The Kidz Bop production company will be shooting a commercial and music video in Big Bear on May 14 and 15, and they're looking for kids between the ages of 8 and 14. The video and ad will air on Disney, Nickelodeon, and the Cartoon network. If your child can dance, send an email to … [Read more...]

KBHR staff changes and a restructure

Big Bear City, CA April 21, 2013 - Jay Tunnell, who has spent the last 17 years in the radio business at KBHR Radio and Outdoor (and prior to that, many years at the now defunct KTOT/KBBV), has decided to take up full-time residence in his second home in Lake Havasu.  He and his wife Debby are excited for the opportunity to live near their son and … [Read more...]

Interact Club hosts Cinco de Mayo party for Seniors

Big Bear Lake, CA, April 14, 2013 - The local Interact Club will sponsor its 11th annual Cinco de Mayo party for seniors on Saturday, May 4th at 2 P.M. at the Big Bear Valley Senior Center. Bear Valley residents aged 55 and up are welcome to attend this free event, which will feature catering by Hacienda Restaurant, door prizes, and music ranging … [Read more...]